LibriVox recording of Anting-Anting Stories And Other Strange Tales of the Filipinos by Sargent Kayme. Read in English by mlcui "No less wonderful and varied are the inhabitants and the phenomena of the Philippines, and a new author, showing rare knowledge of the country and its strange peoples, now gives us a collection of simple yet wonderful stories which bring them before us with dramatic vividness... Strangest, perhaps, of all these possibilities for fiction is the 'anting-anting', at... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Asia, philippines, filipinos
LibriVox recording of Harper's Young People, Vol. 01, Issue 09, Dec. 30, 1879. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. Harper's Young People upon its first publication in 1879 was an illustrated weekly publication containing delightful serialized stories, short stories, fiction and nonfiction, anecdotes, jokes, artwork, craft projects, and more for children. This ninth issue of the serial was published on December 30, 1879. Published by Harper & Brothers, known today for their other... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, children, dog, books, America, short stories, poem, song, Christmas, New...
LibriVox recording of On Propositions: What They Are and How They Mean by Bertrand Russell. Read in English by Landon D. C. Elkind In this piece, Bertrand Russell offers an account of propositions. This essay has been widely regarded as a turning point in Russell's thought: fresh from his prison sentence, during which he read numerous works of psychology, he now rejects the existence of the unitary, lasting metaphysical subject and the act-object analysis of sensation. He here embraces the view... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, philosophy, language, behaviorism, thought, meaning, analytic philosophy,...
LibriVox recording of The Red Cross Girls in Belgium by Margaret Vandercook. Read in English by Kathrine Engan; Denise Nordell; Kate Follis; Twinkle; Kristin Lewis; BettyB Four young American women have joined the Allied forces under WWI. In this volume of the series they are in Belgium, and they are dealing with the mysterious past of one of the girls, the possible romance between a French Count and another of the girls (a selfprofessed "old maid"), Belgian children, and other... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, girls, female heroes, wartime
LibriVox recording of Following the Color Line by Ray Stannard Baker. Read in English by Roger Melin Subtitled "An Account of Negro Citizenship in the American Democracy", we are presented an in-depth and essentially non-opinionated open view of race relations as they existed in the U.S. in 1908, more than 40 years following the end of the Civil War. The book is in three parts: The Negro in the South; The Negro in the North; and the Negro in the Nation. We are presented both rural and... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, slavery, african american slaves, race relations, 20th century african...
LibriVox recording of Celebrated Crimes, Vol 4, Part 2: Urbain Grandier by Alexandre Dumas. (Translated by George Burnham Ives.) Read in English by John Van Stan This is the dramatic story of Urbain Grandier, a catholic priest, who had a reputation to rival that of Casanova, which ultimately led to his destruction. He was accused of witchcraft after a series of accusations from nuns of a nearby convent, who claimed that Grandier has sent several demons upon them. The case is very well... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, seduction, nuns, witchcraft, demon pacts
LibriVox recording of The Border Legion by Zane Grey. Read in English by Richard Kilmer The story of a cold hearted man named Jack Kells who falls in love with Miss Joan Randle, a girl his legion has taken captive near the Idaho border. (Summary by Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, western
LibriVox recording of Rainbow Valley (Dramatic Reading) by Lucy Maud Montgomery. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. Anne Shirley is grown up and married, and her six children are off having their own adventures with the Merediths - the four children of a widowed, absent-minded minister. Whether they're hiding a runaway home girl and plotting to save her from the orphanage or organizing a day of fasting to punish themselves for singing an awful song in the graveyard, their adventures and... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, children, romance, Canada, family, Anne Shirley
LibriVox recording of The Magistrate by Arthur Wing Pinero. Read in English by Availle; Linette Geisel; Beth Thomas; ToddHW; alanmapstone; Larry Wilson; Sonia; Leanne Yau; Tomas Peter; Amy Deuchler; TriciaG; Nick Bulka; Son of the Exiles; Sandra Schmit; VivianWeaver; Mike Harris The success of “The Magistrate” was immediate, and the Court Theatre was crowded night after night for more than a year, the play being presented over 300 times. So prosperous was the run that there was no cessation... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, farce, "skeletons in the closet"
LibriVox recording of The Minister's Wooing by Harriet Beecher Stowe. Read in English by J. M. Smallheer; Jim Locke; Amy Deuchler; Denise Nordell; Kathi Reynolds; Eva Davis; jhWang; garyday Harriet Beecher Stowe is today best known for her classic novel Uncle Tom's Cabin . However, that book was certainly not her only remarkable anti-slavery work. In The Minister's Wooing , Stowe takes the reader into 18th century New England, and uses that setting to explore themes of slavery and religion, as... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, religion, slavery, love, marriage, New England, Calvinism, Boston, wedding,...
LibriVox volunteers bring you 11 recordings of The Windhover by Gerard Manley Hopkins. This was the Weekly Poetry project for March 12, 2017. Read in English by annie70; Bruce Kachuk; David Lawrence; Eva Davis; fshort; Greg Giordano; KyoBlanchett; Lee Ann Howlett; Scotty Smith; Tony Addison and Tomas Peter. "Windhover" is another name for the common kestrel (Falco tinnunculus). The name refers to the bird's ability to hover in midair while hunting prey. In the poem, the narrator... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, litereature, nature, religion, hunting, birds, falcon
LibriVox recording of Smoke by Ivan Turgenev. (Translated by Constance Garnett.) Read in English by Lee Smalley Smoke is an 1867 novel by the highly acclaimed Russian writer Ivan Turgenev (1818–1883) that tells the gripping story of a secret love affair between a young betrothed Russian man and a young married Russian woman, while also delivering in the opening chapters the author's criticism of Russia and Russians of the period. The story takes place largely in the German resort town of... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Russia, torgenev, baden-baden, extra-marital love story, secret romance
LibriVox recording of The Many-Sided Franklin by Paul Leicester Ford. Read in English by Michele Fry A fast-paced, somewhat racey look into the life, accomplishments and idiosyncrasies of Benjamin Franklin. Acclaimed biographer Paul L. Ford uses Franklin’s letters, papers and journals to step us through Franklin's many adventures, to reveal intimate details of his personal life - relations with siblings, wife, children, friends, business partners; his physique, health, illnesses, schooling,... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, american revolution, electricity, Benjamin Franklin, American history,...
LibriVox recording of And Even Now by Max Beerbohm. Read in English by Kirsten Wever.] This is a diverse collection of essays by English writer Max Beerbohm, whose circle included such notables as Oscar Wilde, George Bernard Shaw, Ezra Pound, and Somerset Maugham. Much of Beerbohm's work was humorous, including parodies of various aspects of the upper class life into which he was born. Some of these pieces are humorous, some philosophical, and some even sad. They include, for instance: a... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, literature, essays, short works, humor, social criticism
Mar 17, 2017byPierre Grimes and the Noetic Society
Dialogue(s): parmenides Chapters: plg Sections: 130b 130c 130d 130e 131a Attendees: Pierre, Barbara, David, Regina, JulieP, Bradley 130B 130C barbara's question: what are the implications 130B can we get also from this passage a better understanding of Parmenides' understanding of Zeno's position? 130C what is the right way to speak about classes of things? how to talk about elements? are there separate ideas for these things? so what do you want to conclude in the category of an idea? and are... Topics: philosophy, plato, NSPRM, pg1, parmenides, plg
Rhapsodize Audio presents Poems - 1913 by Christopher Brennan Performed by Denis Daly Christopher Brennan (1870 -1932) was the first major Australian poet who did not draw his inspiration from colonial narrative around which the verse of his predecessors was built. Brennan’s influences are all Eurocentric – he was a student of European languages, and the predominant influence on his poetry was French symbolism. He is the most metropolitan of Australian poets: his extraordinarily introverted... Topics: poetry, verse, Australia, literature
LibriVox recording of Sonnets of a Budding Bard by Nixon Waterman. Read in English by Sonia; Scotty Smith; Syan Bateman; mas192; Larry Wilson; Kalynda; Jason in Panama This is a volume of 25 sonnets by American poet Nixon Waterman. The sonnets are written from the perspective of a school boy, and are very humorous, supported by some excellent illustrations by John A. Williams. - Summary by Carolin For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poetry, humor, poem, USA, sonnet, illinois, 1907, 2017
LibriVox recording of Abraham Lincoln: A History (Volume 5) by John Hay; John George Nicolay. Read in English by Jim Locke; Owen Cook; MaryAnnS; Mike Manolakes; Denise Nordell; Ciufi Galeazzi Abraham Lincoln: A History is an 1890 ten-volume account of the life and times of Abraham Lincoln, written by John Nicolay and John Hay, who were his personal secretaries during the American Civil War. Volume 4 chronicles Lincoln's life from November 1861 through August 1862. (Summary adapted from... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Corinth, United States, civil war, Abraham Lincoln, merrimac, president,...
LibriVox recording of The Strange Adventures of Eric Blackburn by Harry Collingwood. Read in English by Tom Penn; Melissa Jean; Tom Donovan; Warren Kati; deongines; jenno; garyday Eric Blackburn's strange adventures begin when the ship on which he is engaged as fourth officer is struck by an enormous meteorite and sinks within minutes, and Blackburn is the sole survivor out of the 535 people on board that ship. Through extraordinary luck he reaches an overturned lifeboat into which he saves... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, adventure, sci-fi, science-fiction, treasure, sea, island, maritime, ship,...
Mar 15, 2017byPierre Grimes and the Noetic Society
Dialogue(s): parmenides Chapters: plg Sections: 130b 130c 130d 130e Attendees: Pierre, David, Barbara, Regina, Brian, Bradley, JulieP, JeffS picking up from where we left off at the recent seminar.. if our assumption is that the idea of the Self is playing an interesting role in this work, let's see what Parmenides does after Socrates unearths it 130b each one of the ideas appears to possess a self 2 classes of ideas: those that are participatory, and those that are not is Parmenides making a... Topics: philosophy, plato, NSPRM, pg1, parmenides, plg
LibriVox recording of Great Disasters and Horrors in the World's History by Allen H. Godbey. Read in English by Mike Pelton; Allen Kelly; Lynne T; MaryAnnS; nancyhollo; Warren Kati; VivianWeaver; mbm0rxi; Kalynda; Pamela Nagami; Coven; THBosc; TriciaG; Kathleen Moore "Mankind is constantly astonished by reports of mishaps and disasters of manifold character, when there is seldom room for astonishment. A large proportion of the calamities reported from day to day are directly due to the... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, snow, volcanoes, earthquakes, rain, tornadoes, famine, winds, cyclones,...
LibriVox recording of The Siege of London by Henry James. Read in English by Nicholas Clifford In this work, first published in 1883, James once again writes of an American trying to settle in England. The woman at the center, however, is not a product of the Boston or New York upper classes, but of the American West, and is thus distinguished from the characters of many of his other transatlantic works. - Summary by Nicholas Clifford For further information, including links to online text,... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, americans abroad
LibriVox recording of Cynthia Wakeham's Money by Anna Katharine Green. Read in English by Richard Kilmer A young lawyer is called to the house of a dying woman to draw up her will. While searching for her legal heirs, meets a beautiful woman with a mysterious scar. The lawyer soon finds that his search for the heirs leads to some very unusual occurrences. (Summary by Richard Kilmer) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, fiction, Crime
LibriVox recording of The Splendid Wayfaring by John Neihardt. Read in English by Phil Schempf Quote: "In the following pages I have told the story of that body of adventurers who, from 1822 to 1829, opened the way for the expansion of our nation beyond the Missouri. I have made Jedediah Smith the central figure of my story, for of all explorers of the Great West he was in many ways the most remarkable, though, heretofore, our school children have not even heard his name. In order to give... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Rocky Mountains, fur trade, jedediah smith
LibriVox recording of Cañas y barro by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez. Read in Spanish by Mongope Cañas y barro relata la historia de una de las familias más importantes de La Abufera valenciana. Generación tras generación se han ganado el prestigio pescando y siendo los mejores barqueros del Palmar. Sin embargo, Tono, hijo del tío Paloma, decide abandonar la pesca y dedicarse a labrar los campos, lo que a consecuencia del fuerte carácter del tío Paloma, se traduce en una gran enemistad entre... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: librivox, audiobooks
LibriVox recording of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Version 6) by Mark Twain. Read in English by Phil Chenevert Follow the young boy Huckleberry Finn and the slave Jim on their epic journey down the Mississippi River in the years before the Civil War. This masterpiece by Mark Twain is a delightful mixture of exciting adventures, sad mishaps, floods, lazy days floating on the raft, conniving con men and human beings in their most bewildering variety. It is a great pleasure to read and... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, twain, huck, mississippi river
LibriVox recording of Leaves from Australian Forests by Henry Kendall. Read in English by Algy Pug; Rachel Murray; Larry Wilson; annie70; Peter Tucker; Crln Yldz Ksr; Cal Taylor This is a collection of poems by Australian poet Henry Kendall. It is the second volume of his collected poems, and contains some of his most widely-known verses, such as "Bell-Birds", "The Hut by the Black Swamp", and "The Last of His Tribe". This collection is also the work on which... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poetry, nature, australia, poem, forest, sydney, 1869, 2017
LibriVox volunteers bring you 8 recordings of One Among So Many by Francis William Lauderdale Adams. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for February 26, 2017. Read in English by Bruce Kachuk; Eva Davis; Newgatenovelist & Algy Pug; Greg Giordano; Maria Kasper; Matthew Datcher; Peter Yearsley and Tony Addison. Adams' energy and drive can be seen through his large output of written work in his short lifetime. He often wrote quickly and did little revision, living as he did on the... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, literature, poetry, social justice
LibriVox volunteers bring you 9 recordings of The Sailor by Michael Earls. This was the Weekly Poetry project for March 5, 2017. Read in English by Bruce Kachuk; David Lawrence; Garth Burton; Greg Giordano; Ian King; Lee Ann Howlett; Michelle Grebe; Scotty Smith and tovarisch. Michael Earls, S.J. was a Jesuit priest, as well as a writer, poet, teacher, and administrator. ( Wikipedia) This poem is taken from his collection, Ballads of Peace in War (1917) For further information, including... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, literature, poetry, sailor, imagination, childhood, pretend
LibriVox recording of Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 047 by Various. Read by LibriVox Volunteers Eighteen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include philosophy and thought -- Plato, Aristotle, Leonhard Euler, Henri Amiel, and the French Rights of Man; adventure and mystery -- the ascent of Aconcagua and the mystery ship Mary Celeste; science -- a new comet and lichen dyes; portraits of the seasons by Lucy Maud Montgomery: biographies of... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, transcendentalism, utopia, comet, dye, aconcagua, mary-celest, fruitlands,...
LibriVox recording of Birds and All Nature, Vol. VII, No 5, May 1900 by Various. Read by LibriVox Volunteers "Birds and All Nature" was a monthly publication of the Nature Study Publishing Company of Chicago. It includes short poems and brief descriptions of birds, animals and other natural subjects with accompanying color plates. The magazine was published from 1897-1907 under the various titles, "Birds," "Birds and all Nature," "Nature and Art" and... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, nature, animals, birds, plants, insects
LibriVox recording of What the White Race May Learn from the Indian by George Wharton James. Read in English by Roger Melin People learn from other people, and races have forever learned from other races. Herein we are treated to an in-depth understanding of categorized social characteristics of the Native American peoples, primarily those of the western U.S. as they existed at the time of book publication (1908). 'In dealing with [the Native Americans] as a race, a people, therefore, I do as I... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Native American, american indian, social science, lifestyle
LibriVox recording of The Song of the Wave, and Other Poems by George Cabot Lodge. Read in English by gkutil; Josephina Yatar; Larry Wilson; Mark Crowle-Groves; Bruce Kachuk; Shekkha; Sonia; Melissa Perry; Jude; Jason in Panama; Elise Heinbuch This is an 1898 volume of poetry by American poet George Cabot Lodge. Its title-poem refers to the Sea, and the Sea does seem to be the main character of this book, making its appearance in many of the poems throughout the first part of the volume. The... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poetry, poem, USA, sea, Boston, ship, waves, 1898, 2017
LibriVox recording of Three Days On The Ohio River by William A Alcott. Read in English by David Wales. This 1854 narration of a trip upon the Ohio River in a steamboat from Cincinnati to Pittsburg gives a picture of travel in a different time and almost a different United States. The author was well-known in his time and wrote prolifically. - Summary by david wales For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available),... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, travel, nineteenth century, steamboat, ohio river
LibriVox recording of Taras Bulba and Other Tales by Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol. Read in English by Jules Hawryluk; Edmund Bloxam; Tony Addison; ToddHW; perrybob; Hatton43 A collection of classic Russian literature from the mind of one of the world's well know authors. The collection includes Taras Bulba, St. John's Eve, The Cloak, How The Two Ivans Quarrelled, The Mysterious Portrait, and The Calash. - Summary by afutterer For further information, including links to online text, reader... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, short stories, Russian, Gogol, russian classics, taras bulba, st. john's eve,...
LibriVox recording of Holiday House by Catherine Sinclair. Read in English by Linette Geisel; Mike Sheldon; Kieren Metts; Rosalind Walsh; Jason in Panama; Jim Locke; Melissa Perry Extremely popular when it was published, this book was one of the first to include fairy tales which were not only didactic but also enjoyable and entertaining. But beware! These are not only fairy tales! They have lessons to teach and can be viewed as a historical document telling us very vividly about the time they... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, humor
LibriVox recording of Black Beauty (Dramatic Reading) by Anna Sewell. Read in English by Librivox volunteers. Black Beauty is a fictional autobiographical memoir told by a horse, who recounts many tales, both of cruelty and kindness. The title page of the first edition states that it was "Translated from the Original Equine by Anna Sewell." After its publication in 1877, Sewell lived just long enough to see her first and only novel become an immediate bestseller, as well as it... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, children, London, memoir, classic, horses, Moral, talking animals, kindness,...
LibriVox recording of Round The Fire Stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Read in English by David Wales. In the present  collection those [stories] have been brought together which are concerned with the grotesque and with the terrible—such tales as might well be read “round the fire” upon a winter’s night. This would be my ideal atmosphere for such stories, if an author might choose his time and place as an artist does the light and hanging of his picture. However, if they have... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, horror, short story, ghost, supernatural, grotesque
LibriVox recording of Love's Bitterest Cup by E.D.E.N. Southworth. Read in English by Bridget Gaige. The sequel to "Her Mother's Secret". A wedding between Le and Odalite is rudely interrupted by Angus Anglesea, coming to claim his bride, or at least to keep her from marrying another. The Forces struggle to find justice against Angus Anglesea, even crossing over to England to hunt down the facts they need to expose his villainy. This story will be continued in "When Shadows... Topics: librivox, audiobooks
LibriVox recording of Intelligence Tests and School Reorganisation by Lewis Terman. Read in English by Leon Harvey. A collection of essays relating to the efforts to reorganise American schools to provide a more efficient and effective education system. Also includes discussions on adjustment rooms for students with special educational needs. Edited by Lewis Terman with co-contributors including Virgil E. Dickson, A. H. Sutherland, Raymond H. Franzen, C. R. Tupper, Grace Fernald. (summary by... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, psychology, education, schools, aptitude testing, iq
LibriVox recording of Wild Bees, Wasps and Ants and Other Stinging Insects by Edward Saunders. Read in English by Larry Wilson; Steven Winiarski; Dafni Ma; Isabel Maddison; THBosc; Robert Schwartz; John; Jim Locke; Twinkle; Lisa Statler; Jael Baldwin; Amy Gramour An overview of bees and stinging insects - Summary by Larry Wilson For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the Librivox Catalog Page... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, honey, bee, apiculture, Insect, ant, wasp, entymology, hymenoptera,...
LibriVox recording of Lucas, Reina-Valera Antigua translation. Read in Spanish by Joyfull El evangelio según Lucas ha sido llamado "el libro más hermoso que se haya escrito”. Lucas comienza diciéndonos acerca de los padres de Jesús, el nacimiento de su primo Juan el Bautista; El viaje de María y José a Belén, donde Jesús nace en un pesebre, y la genealogía de Cristo a través de María. El ministerio público de Jesús revela Su perfecta compasión y perdón a través de las... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Jesus, cristo, discípulos, espíritu santo, hijo del hombre, maría,...
LibriVox recording of Little Pillows, or Good-Night Thoughts for Little Ones by Frances Ridley Havergal. Read in English by Jael Baldwin Thirty-one little evening devotionals, simple enough for the child audience for which they were written, but also inspiring for adults needing spiritual refreshment. (Jael Baldwin) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, devotional
LibriVox recording of Victorian Short Stories: Tales of Courtship by Hubert Crackanthorpe. Read in English by Lynne T A selection of five short stories with the theme of courtship, written during the Victorian era and previously published elsewhere. - Summary by Lynne Thompson For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, romance, love, Courtship, patience, memories, unrequited, souvenir
LibriVox recording of Poison Island by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch. Read in English by Daniel Goodson; Danny Whitfield; ToddHW; deongines; Jules Hawryluk; Audrey Giger; Kieren Metts; THBosc; Logan Lorenz; Diana Schmidt; Romano Mysterious old Captain Coffin not only has a wild story about a Honduran island where treasure lies, he has a map. But they must be wary because it also holds “a poison that kills a man and keeps him fresh as paint”. Nothing can hold Harry back from tagging along... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, adventure, pirates, South America, Honduras, treasure hunting
LibriVox recording of His Masterpiece by Émile Zola. (Translated by Ernest Alfred Vizetelly.) Read in English by Lisa Reichert “His Masterpiece" (“L’Oeuvre”) is a fictionalized account of the Parisian art world in the mid 19th century, and the emerging Realism, Naturalism and Impressionism movements. Emile Zola and Paul Cezanne had been friends from childhood, and the main character of the novel is thought to be largely drawn from Cezanne, as well as from Eduard Manet and Claude... Topics: librivox, audiobooks
LibriVox recording of Home Geography for Primary Grades by C. C. Long. Read in English by Sarah Jennings; Scarlett Martin; THBosc; Abby; larryhayes7; Jill Engle; Larry Wilson; Lizz; BettyB; Laurie Anne Walden; David Lawrence. Lessons and exercises for young children, exploring map and compass, mountains and rivers, trees and flowers, wind and rain, and more. - Summary by Sarah Jennings For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, weather, vegetables, topography, fruit, maps, compass, constellations
LibriVox recording of Women of Achievement by Benjamin Griffith Brawley. Read in English by BettyB; April6090 This volume, published in 1919 by the American Women's Baptist Home Mission Society, opens with an introduction spelling out the important work done by African American women. It speaks both to the "invisible work" of as mothers and wives, and the work done outside the homes in all sorts of industries, as well as in medicine, education, and arts. In addition, it contains short... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, women, education, race, inspiring, african american, female, emancipation,...
LibriVox recording of One-Act Play Collection 009 by . Read in English by TriciaG; Kim; Sonia; Mike Harris; Jeff Moon; Leanne Yau; Tomas Peter; Tom Penn; April6090; Linette Geisel; Gaby; Availle; KHand; Michele Eaton; Chuck Williamson; Zames Curran; Tony Addison; John Burlinson; Newgatenovelist; Andree-Ann Granger; K. Adrian Stroet; David Olson; Charlotte Duckett; Lydia; Esther ben Simonides; Anusha Iyer; Rupert Holliday; Twinkle; Rose33; HannahMB; rat1260 Ninth volume of one-act plays in the... Topics: librivox, audiobooks
LibriVox recording of The Talking Thrush And Other Tales From India by W.H.D. Rouse. Read in English by David Wales This is the second collection by this author of charming folk tales from India. The first collection is entitled The Giant Crab (LibriVox audio here ). Parents or those in loco parentis should be aware that as in all folk literature, in addition to humor and wisdom, here is some degree of suffering and death. These tales may not be suitable for the very young. (Summary by david... Topics: librivox, audiobooks, India, fairy tale, children's literature, Legend, myth